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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – AbbVie today announced it is renewing its association with the Structural Genomics Consortium (SGC) for five years with a C$7.5 million (US$5.6 million) cash sponsorship.

The money will be used for open access research to discover new medicines, the firm said in a statement, focusing on chemical tools to explore classes of proteins such as those involved in ion channels, solute carrier channels, and epigenetic regulation.

AbbVie has supported the consortium since 2012.

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